Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Schaumburg

Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Schaumburg

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Our Clinical Psychology programs are designed to prepare practitioner-scholars whose scientific, theoretical and practical foundations enable them to meet the challenges of the diverse settings, populations and communities in which they serve.

We are Non-Profit.

The Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology Program at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Schaumburg is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association (APA).

Personal and Professional Preparation

The Illinois School of Professional Psychology (ISPP) at Argosy University, Schaumburg is located just northwest of Chicago in the charming community of Schaumburg. In our Master of Arts (MA) and Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) in Clinical Psychology programs, we’ve cultivated a collaborative academic environment, led by a faculty with nationally recognized scholars who encourage your development both as a person and as a professional.

Argosy University, Schaumburg

1000 N. Plaza Drive, Suite 324,
Schaumburg, Illinois 60173-4942
Phone: 847-969-4900

Clinical Admissions Director

Palak (Paula) Thakkar
pthakkar@argosy.edu
847-969-4903

Transcripts and Education Verifications

Tyler Shippen
tshippen@argosy.edu

Local Training Sites

In 2012, we established the Northwest Suburban Internship Consortium, which is exclusively for our students and holds membership status with the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC).

In addition, our approved training sites include:

  • State mental health facilities
  • Out-patient clinics
  • Private and community hospitals and psychiatric units
  • Chemical dependence treatment programs
  • University counseling centers
  • VA organizations
  • Schools
  • Women's shelters
  • Treatment centers for developmental, emotional or behavioral disorders; and specialized programs in neuropsychology, forensics, eating disorders, rehabilitation, and other areas.

Recent News

Argosy University and Best Buy Announce Partnership to Advance Education and Training for Best Buy Employees
Argosy University and Best Buy Announce Partnership to Advance Education and Training for Best Buy Employees

ORANGE, CALIF. (May 15, 2018) — Argosy University has partnered with Best Buy to offer its employees more ways to advance their education.

All full- and part-time Best Buy employees, regardless of how many hours they work and including seasonal employees, can receive a 20 percent savings on the tuition rate when they attend one of the programs offered at Argosy University. The partnership tuition rate will apply to eligible students who are employees of Best Buy and who apply to, are accepted to, and attend one of the undergraduate or graduate degree programs at Argosy University after January 1, 2018. Employees who are already enrolled at Argosy University are also eligible on classes moving forward. Additionally, Best Buy offers tuition assistance for employees who pursue higher education.

Argosy University (www.argosy.edu), with 26 campus locations in 13 states and online, is a private, nonprofit academic institution dedicated to providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students through its eight colleges: College of Clinical Psychology, College of Counseling, Psychology and Social Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education, College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design and Western State College of Law at Argosy University.

Argosy University offers doctoral and master’s degree programs in the areas of psychology, behavioral sciences, business, computer animation, counseling, and education.

“Argosy University is committed to advancing the education and training of today’s workforce,” said Argosy University Chancellor Dr. Cynthia Baum. “We are pleased to partner with Best Buy to make advancing education for their employees more affordable.”

About Argosy University 

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Administrative office: Argosy University, 601 S. Lewis Street, Orange, CA 92868 © 2018 Argosy University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@argosy.edu.   

 

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Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article in Aggression and Violent Behavior Peer-Reviewed Journal
Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article in Aggression and Violent Behavior Peer-Reviewed Journal

Robert Eme, PhD, Professor of Clinical Psychology, the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Schaumburg recently published an article entitled “Sex differences in temperament: A partial explanation for the sex difference in the prevalence of serious antisocial behaviors” in the Aggression and Violent Behavior peer-reviewed journal.

 

According to the article abstract, temperamental traits have long been understood to be important constructs for understanding normal and abnormal development. But their relevance to criminal justice has only recently been recognized. The paper explores how the sex difference in three temperamental dimensions contributed to the massive sex difference in the severest forms of antisocial behavior.

 

The article is located in the publication’s, Volume 40, 2018, Pages 101-107, ISSN 1359-1789. Learn more here: 

https://www.elsevier.com/locate/aggviobeh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article in Aggression and Violent Behavior Peer-Reviewed Journal
Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article in Aggression and Violent Behavior Peer-Reviewed Journal

 

Robert Eme, PhD, professor of clinical psychology, the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Schaumburg recently published an article entitled “Sex differences in temperament: A partial explanation for the sex difference in the prevalence of serious antisocial behaviors” in the Aggression and Violent Behavior peer-reviewed journal.

 

According to the article abstract, temperamental traits have long been understood to be important constructs for understanding normal and abnormal development. But their relevance to criminal justice has only recently been recognized. The paper explores how the sex difference in three temperamental dimensions contributed to the massive sex difference in the severest forms of antisocial behavior.

 

The article is located in the publication’s, Volume 40, 2018, Pages 101-107, ISSN 1359-1789. Learn more here: 

https://www.elsevier.com/locate/aggviobeh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Schaumburg’s Robert Eme Authors Article “How Serious is ADHD?”
Schaumburg’s Robert Eme Authors Article “How Serious is ADHD?”

Robert Eme, Ph.D., professor of Clinical Psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Schaumburg, recently published an article in the Journal of General Practice. “How Serious is ADHD?” investigates evidence that establishes ADHD as brain disorder associated with a set of well-defined symptoms that causes serious impairment in many life activities.

Read the full article here.

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